la·​ti·​fun·​dio ˌlä-tə-ˈfün-dē-ˌō How to pronounce latifundio (audio)
plural latifundios
: a latifundium in Spain or Latin America

Word History


Spanish, from Latin latifundium

First Known Use

circa 1924, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of latifundio was circa 1924

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“Latifundio.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Dec. 2023.

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